Thursday, February 5, 2009

ASP.NET with Visual Studio.NET Setup

Demo Requirements

This session requires 1 machine (called Server1 in this document).

Minimum Hardware Requirements: Server1





Disk Space


Software required before demo installation: Server1

Required Operating Systems

Windows 2000 Professional, Server, or Advanced Server, or Windows XP


SQL 2000 Developer or Enterprise

Visual Studio.NET

Manual installation instructions:

Demo Machine Setup

To set up the hardware

  • Set up the hardware according to the manufacturer’s instructions. (Refer to the Minimum Hardware Requirements section in this document.)

Create a basic install of Windows 2000 Advanced Server or XP

  • Select to create or convert to a NTFS partition during setup.
  • Reboot the PC once installation is completed

To configure FrontPage 2000 Server Extensions

  1. Open Control Panel.
  2. Click Add/Remove Windows Components.
  3. Double-click on Internet Information Services (IIS).
  4. Select FrontPage 2000 Server Extensions.
  5. Click OK.
  6. Click Next.
  7. Click Finish.
  8. Click Close.

Install SQL Server 2000 Enterprise Edition

  • Walk through the SQL setup accepting all defaults EXCEPT for the Authentication Mode page, which should be changed to Mixed Mode. Use a blank password for the sa login.

Install VS.NET

  • Launch setup.exe from the VS.NET installation CD.
  • Select Windows Component Update.
  • Click Browse and select VS.NET\WCU subdirectory.
  • Click OK twice.
  • From here, proceed with default installation options (the machine will reboot a number of times).
  • When Windows Component Update installation is completed, proceed with installation of Visual Studio.NET and continue with default installation options.

Configure ASP.NET Permissions

  1. Navigate to C:\[Windows]\Microsoft.NET\Framework\[Version]\Config.
  2. Open machine.config in a text editor.
  3. Find the tag.
  4. Change the userName attribute to SYSTEM.
  5. Save machine.config.
  6. Navigate to Start | Run.
  7. Enter IISReset, and click Ok.

To install and configure the demo files

  1. Install DEVT1-25.MSI.

Setup demos

1. Navigate to C:\FieldContent\DEVT1-25\Demos\Demo setup.

2. Right-click on Setup.vbs, and select Open with Command Prompt.

3. Wait for the setup to complete.

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